Ger Halligan won the Oakley Open Singles Series final in Lee Valley yesterday and bagged a trip to the Portugal Masters next month.
Halligan, playing off 14 in Lee Valley, returned 38 points on a day when golfers were hampered by tough winds and heavy showers despite the course being in great condition. Ger won flights and accommodation for the Portugal Masters which is taking place in mid October. As well as passes for the European Tour event, Ger will also have access to the players areas on Wednesday. Oakley are one of the tournament sponsors for the prestigious tour event. Ken Buckley (Lee Valley) was second and won a customised Edel putter, the Oakley customised putter is one of just 20 that were hand crafted and modified for Oakley worldwide. Mahon’s Colin Hussey was third and won a top of the range pair of Oakley sunglasses. Sean Horgan (Muskerry) was fourth and won an Oakley golf bag. All finalists received Oakley and Lee Valley gifts on the first tee, they all qualified through the open singles competition that were held every Monday during the summer.